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Author Harris, Mazie M., author.

Title Paper promises : early American photography / Mazie M. Harris ; with contributions by Matthew Fox-Amato and Christine Hult-Lewis.

Publication Info. Los Angeles : The J. Paul Getty Museum, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    770.973 HAR    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description 223 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "This publication is issued on the occasion of the exhibition Paper Promises: Early American Photography, on view at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, from February 27 to May 27, 2018."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A vast number of beautiful impressions / Mazie M. Harris -- Face value / Mazie M. Harris -- Patent politics / Mazie M. Harris -- A new kind of evidence / Christine Hult-Lewis -- Plantation tourism / Matthew Fox-Amato.
Subject Photography -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Photography -- Processing -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Photography -- Developing and developers -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Photography -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Fox-Amato, Matthew, contributor.
Hult-Lewis, Christine, contributor.
J. Paul Getty Museum, host institution, issuing body.
ISBN 9781606065495 hardcover
1606065491 hardcover

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